He acted in Peter Prince's play, "Television Times," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Royal Shakespeare Company Warehouse Theatre in London, England with Karl Johnson, Brenda Fricker, Anna Nygh, and Ron Cook in the cast. Stephen Frears was director.
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Was doing a stage play in London when one afternoon he was wisked off in a white Rolls Royce to meet Carry On producer Peter Rogers
and Director Gerald Thomas
at the Dorchester Hotel, London. He got a part in the films following this meeting.